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Ōtautahi Christchurch is a city of world class sports, of blooming gardens, of daring street art, and inclusive communities that forge change.

Busker On A Ladder 2020

15 - 31 January 2021

Bread & Circus Backyard Buskers Festival

Be part of the festival this summer as we party in our own backyard!

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Great Kiwi Beer Festival

30 January 2021

Great Kiwi Beer Festival

The premier celebration of the stories and faces behind New Zealand's booming craft beer industry. Staged in Christchurch's Hagley Park in the height of Summer, the festival plays host to more than forty breweries.

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Kathmandu Coast to Coast Finish Line Sam Clarke

12 & 13 February 2021

Kathmandu Coast to Coast

Held every February, multi-sport athletes from around the world bike, kayak & run in what has almost become a rite of passage championship race. The race starts on the West Coast, at Kumara Beach and traverses the width of the South Island, crossing the main divide and finishing on the east coast at the pier on New Brighton Beach in Christchurch.

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13 February 2021

Nostalgia Festival

Enjoy a day-long indie music and food festival situated within a 1900's replica township. Heathcote Valley, Christchurch.

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Van Gogh Alive

19 February - 11 March 2021

Van Gogh Alive

The world’s most visited multi-sensory experience - Van Gogh Alive New Zealand is coming to Ōtautahi Christchurch! Van Gogh Alive is a large-scale, multi-sensory experience that has inspired over 6 million people across 50 cities around the world.

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Urban Polo Player On Horse

20 February 2021

Lexus Urban Polo 2021

The event of the summer is back! The Lexus Urban Polo returns to the iconic Hagley Park, providing an unforgettable day of sport, music, fashion and food. The Lexus Urban Polo provides a contemporary spin on the traditional game of polo.

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22 February 2021 (T20)

BLACKCAPS v Australia

The Australian men’s team is set to return to New Zealand with five matches around the country including a first ever international under lights at Hagley Oval. This is your chance to see trans-Tasman rivalry at its best!

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White Fern Cricketer Hitting Ball

23 February 2021


The White Ferns take on England's Women's Cricket team as part of New Zealand's Summer of cricket. Be part of the excitement at Hagley Oval.

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Electric Avenue

27 February 2021

Electric Avenue

Electric Avenue Festival is Christchurch's biggest outdoor summer music festival, held every year in the North Hagley Park events triangle.

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Crowded House

10 March 2021

Crowded House To The Island Tour

With all the songs from the bands history that still resonate, some new music to unveil and New Zealand crowds to share all that with! Be sure not to miss out on tickets for this amazing concert at Christchurch Arena.

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BLACKCAPS Black Uniform

17 March 2021 (2nd ODI)

BLACKCAPS v Bangladesh

Finish off summer with Bangladesh’s Tigers! Enjoy the game on the grassy banks of the Hagley Oval.

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20 March 2021


A unique combination of electronic dance music anthems played with the full might of the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, plus special guests from across the Kiwi music spectrum.

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Boma Panel

11 - 12 May 2021

E Tipu 2021: The Boma NZ Agri Summit

E Tipu 2021 is the must-attend agri event of the year. It’s designed to bring together people who work across Aotearoa New Zealand's entire food and fibre sector, from the start of the supply chain to the finished products.

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2021 Festival of Brass

14-18 July 2021

Festival of Brass

The New Zealand Brass Band Championships play host to some of the finest brass and percussion musicians from around the world. All are welcome!

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